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Essays
xthexlo   May 22, 2018   594  
 There. I said it.
 
5.0
Boardgame Reviews
BaronDonut   May 22, 2018   188  
"Even if the people here tonight were initially lured into the auction room by a love of art, they find themselves participating in a spectacle where the dollar value of the work has virtually slaughtered its other meanings." -Sarah Thornton.
Kingdomino
Boardgames
May 21, 2018   152   0

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Game Name
Kingdomino

Game Details

Year Published
Good to Go
Players take on the role of Lords seeking new lands to expand their kingdom. As with 'Dominoes', these new lands must match the landscape tiles that have already been played. You need to create large areas of the same landscape type. But these will only score points if there is at least one crown on a tile. Points for each landscape type are calculated at the end of the game by multiplying these two together: so the number of squares times the number of crowns. Before this however, you’ll need to pay attention to your choice of tile, which...
Azul Board Game
Boardgames
May 21, 2018   161   0

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Game Name
Azul

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Game Details

Year Published
Good to Go
Azul was designed by the world famous, award winning game author Michael Riesling. Azul captures the beautiful aesthetics of Moorish art in a contemporary board game. Players compete as artisans decorating the walls of the royal Palace of Dvora. By carefully drafting the correct Quantity and style of tiles, the most clever of artisans plan ahead to maximize the beauty of their work (not to mention their scores!) while ensuring they wasted no supplies in the process. Introduced by the moors, "azulejos" (originally white and blue ceramic tiles) were fully embraced by the Portuguese, when their King Manuel I,...
Electronic Games
Jackwraith   May 21, 2018   329  
Nerfs are imminent for Hearthstone.
 
4.0
Boardgame Reviews
MattDP   May 21, 2018   3007  
The box says "QUEEN DOM" on the side in huge marker-pen letters. A neighbour signed for it before my wife retrieved it and put it in the halls where my kids and their friends passed it as they came in from school. I wonder, with a thrill of horror, how many people think I've been ordering sex toys. "It's .... it's a game," I stammer, holding the box open as proof. No-one cares.
Kickstarter
MattDP   May 19, 2018   434  
Brace yourself, the backstabbing and intrigue of medieval Europe is being brought to life in the real world. Sort of. This morning at PDXCON, Free League Publishing and Paradox Interactive announced a kickstarter to bring the best-selling and award-winning game Crusader Kings to life as a tabletop board game.
Culture
Jackwraith   May 18, 2018   95  
The Handmaid's Tale, season 2, episodes 3 and 4- The writers reconfirm June's existence and delve more deeply into the roots of her "sin".
 
4.0
Boardgame Reviews
Michael Barnes   May 17, 2018   678  
Darkness lurks and insanity creeps in this great storytelling game.
Gamer Culture
Jackwraith   May 17, 2018   348  
Venturing out past the novel and the 80s film, the series tries to establish a path toward the (ahem) future.
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